Katie Sweeney

  1. Hunting
    Billy the Bison Is Facebook’s New MascotMark Zuckerberg killed the bison himself, and made burgers with the part that didn’t end up in his company’s conference room.
  2. TV Land
    Elizabeth Falkner Loses Next Iron ChefHopefully she’ll still have a sunny Christmas in California.
  3. Openings
    Reminders: Per Diem, American Eatery Open Right This MomentBoth are downtown.
  4. Neighborhood Watch
    Maven Opens Next Wednesday; Negroni Flight at Locanda; and MoreIn the old RNM spot in Lower Haight.
  5. Funnies
    And Now, Pizzeria Delfina’s Holiday GiftA nativity scene made from panettone and white chocolate.
  6. Mikey Likes It
    Are Marlowe’s Baked Oysters the Best in the City?Mr. Bauer certainly thinks so.
  7. The Other Critics
    Patty Pleased by Claudine; Bauer Visits Baume in Palo AltoBauer’s verdict: three stars.
  8. Neighborhood Watch
    Coffee Classes in the Mission; Free Ice Cream Cake; and MoreFrom Four Barrel Roasters!
  9. Quote of the Day
    Jason Fox Defines The New San Francisco RestaurantAnd sets himself apart.
  10. Oeno-File
    West Coast Welcomes New Appellations; Mondavi Searches for Its Oldest Bottle ofMeet the Coombsville, Fort Ross-Seaview, and Naches Heights appellations.
  11. Foodievents
    Charlie Palmer Adds Guy Fieri to Cast of Characters at Pigs & PinotGet tickets while their hot!
  12. The Other Critics
    Kauffman Calls Jang Soo BBQ ‘Bland,’ ‘Normal’He also thinks it’s expensive!
  13. Video Feed
    Watch Ex-Football Player Bill Romanowski’s Fantastically Nuts Bacon RantBacon is for wimps. The Oakland Raiders need more wild-boar hunters, apparently.
  14. Openings
    Jeffrey Cerciello Ready to Farm in MarinThe restauranteur is bringing his popular Santa Monica eatery, Farmshop, to Marin.
  15. SF Food Safety Scam; Bees Leaving Hayes Valley; and MoreFood safety inspectors have been caught being bribed.
  16. Foodievents
    Cochon 555 Returns to NapaThe pork throwdown takes place January 29th.
  17. Sweet Beat
    William Werner’s Got a Shiny New Outfit [Updated]The pastry chef has started a hospitality group.
  18. Openings
    American Eatery Opens Friday in the Ferry BuildingPrather Ranch Meat Co’s new takeout spot serves a meat heavy menu.
  19. Openings
    What to Eat at Haven, Opening Today in OaklandChicken and farro; quail and quinoa.
  20. Go Ask Alice
    Alice Waters: Early BloomerDetails on her first kiss!
  21. Closings
    After Five Years, Spork in the Mission to CloseOn December 23.
  22. Profiles in Foraging
    Patterson & Redzepi Go A-Foraging in Food & WineAnd goes foraging with Rene Redzepi in the Marin Hills.
  23. Neighborhood Watch
    Dottie’s Move Date Set; Café Mereb to Close; Tataki Opens in Glen Park NextDottie’s will close on December 24th to relocate to the old Passion Cafe spot.
  24. Holidays
    Look Inside Bauer’s House!See his Potrero Hill balcony view, too!